Saturday, June 5, 2010

"stromuhr: S-T-R-O-M-U-H-R"

Main Entry: strom·uhr
Pronunciation: \ˈstrō-ˌmu̇(ə)r\
Function: noun
: a rheometer designed to measure the amount and speed of blood flow through an artery
[Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary]
Congratulations to Cleveland, OH eighth-grader
Anamika Veeramani for knowing how to spell this word, thereby winning the 2010 Scripps National Spelling Bee. Here's the article:
Teen breaks Cleveland drought, wins Spelling Bee